Skitour: Haute Route Graubünden

Easter is late this year, at the end of April. It will be our first multiple day ski tour and friends suggest the Haute Route in Graubünden, Switzerland. The avalanche situation looks fine and the weather report promises a sunny weekend. From the tour description it does not become clear how we can connect the … Weiterlesen Skitour: Haute Route Graubünden


We have a few minutes left to midnight, when we arrive at the frozen cross of the Rosskopf summit. We will end 2018 at the top and ski right into 2019. Happy New Year! This year could not have started any better. It’s the first skitour this season and the first one in the dark. … Weiterlesen Winterkinder

A walk across the alps and to the sea. Part 2.

"Home is behind, the world ahead and there are many paths to tread Through shadows to the edge of night, until the stars are all alight." J.R.R. Tolkien  Two weeks behind me, two weeks ahead. Walking felt easy now, it wasn’t a burden anymore to get up and walk, it felt more like a gift. … Weiterlesen A walk across the alps and to the sea. Part 2.